Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag, the nation’s favourite ballroom couple announce a brand-new show for 2020 as they ‘Dance Those Magical Movies’ at Cardiff’s St David’s Hall in January 2020.
Andy Howells reviews The Philharmonia Orchestra’s performance of Holst’s The Planets Suite performed at Cardiff’s St David’s Hall on June 25, 2019, conducted by Jamie Phillips and featuring soloist Claire Hammond.
WNO’s upcoming summer tour is a dazzling new production of Donizetti’s Don Pasquale. The exploits of a contemporary Don Pasquale take to the road in this riotous new staging of the classic comic opera from May 25 to July 13. Set in and around Pasquale’s doner kebab van, it’s the story of an old bachelor’s romantic delusions and the young lovers who outwit him.
Coinciding with the 200th anniversary year of the birth of one of Britain’s most iconic monarchs, Northern Ballet will bring the sensational story of Queen Victoria to life in dance with Victoria, a ballet by Cathy Marston at Cardiff New Theatre from 21 – 25 May 2019, with a performance on the monarch’s 200th birthday (24 May).
Two leading Welsh dance companies, Bombastic, Kitsch & Sync Collective are joined by London based Sweetshop Revolution, and local dance groups to perform in a fun and entertaining hour of pop up dance.
As a Tiger in the Jungle is a poignant performance about rescued child slaves from Indian traditional circus, which comes to Newport’s Riverfront as part of a 14 date UK tour .
Andy Howells visits Cardiff’s Wales Millennium Centre to review Mark Morris dance Company’s Beatles inspired tribute, Pepperland.
The inimitable DR JOHN COOPER CLARKE will bring his ‘Luckiest Guy Alive’ Tour to Wales for two intimate shows during April 2019, at Penarth’s Paget Rooms and Monmouth’s Savoy Theatre.
A writer from Newport has pulled off a double publishing feat this month. Phil Mansell has published his first paperback children’s book on Amazon and has also had his latest stage play published.
Andy Howells reviews Ballet Cymru’s presentation of Made In Wales at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre.